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Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in fourth ODI

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

SHARJAH (Monitoring Desk): If the purpose of a series is to find out which of two teams is the superior one, then this ODI felt nothing more than a rhetorical question. To have to play it at all was the equivalent of insisting upon an answer to the aforementioned rhetorical question. The problem with that […]

NAB chairman slams Shehbaz over corruption allegations

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk): Chairman National Accountability Bureau Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal slammed Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif over latter’s comments regarding corruption in the organisation. “People who call NAB corrupt have finally opened their eyes to corruption. Why couldn’t they see the corruption when they were in power,” he remarked while speaking to media after […]

Suicide bomber kills at least 30 at mosque in Kabul

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

KABUL (AFP): A gunman opened fire on worshippers in a Shia mosque in Kabul before he detonated explosives on Friday, police said, in the latest attack to hit the Afghan capital. “A suicide bomber entered the mosque in Police District 13 of Kabul city. The attacker opened fire on worshippers,” Kabul Crime Branch chief Gen […]

Terrorism cannot shake our resolve for peace: COAS Bajwa

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

F.P. Report RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday met with Afghanistan’s Ambassador to Pakistan Omar Zakhilwal and said terrorist attacks cannot shake our resolve for peace in the region, said a statement released by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Friday. The army chief, in his meeting with the Afghan […]

Al Qaeda plans to attack Jinnah hospital, says threat alert

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Intelligence agencies on Friday warned local administration and law enforcement agencies of attacks on Jinnah Hospital, the largest health facility in Southern Sindh province of Pakistan. According to sources an alert has been issued in which the Rangers and Karachi police have informed of “terrorist planning” to make the doctors, staff and […]

PM addresses D-8 Istanbul Summit; seeks enhanced Pak-D8 members trade, economic partnerships

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

ISTANBUL (APP): With focus on upgrading its communications, energy infrastructure, and enhancing regional connectivity under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Pakistan on Friday sought enhanced trade and economic partnerships with D-8 member states through stronger rail, road, air and sea links ,a win-win for all. “Connectivity-led growth is a good example of South-South cooperation. We […]

Global

Rex Tillerson to visit Pakistan next week

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson will starts Asia tour from 20 to 27 October and will also visit Pakistan during his Asia tour. US State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert, told that Rex Tillerson will travel to Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Pakistan and India and after that he will leave for Geneva during […]

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Ahead of centenary, Putin calls 1917 Bolshevik revolution ‘complex’

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

MOSCOW (AFP): Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that the 1917 Bolshevik revolution had “complex” results, as Russia approaches the centennial of the history-changing event. Speaking at the annual Valdai club conference of international experts, Putin said: “revolution is always a consequence of a deficit in responsibility”. “Today, I want to draw attention to […]

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India announces to issue medical visas for Pakistanis

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

NEW DELHI (AFP): On the auspicious occasion of Deepawali, India announced to grant medical visas to all Pakistani deserving cases pending. In a tweet on Thursday, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said: “On the auspicious occasion of India’s Independence day, we will grant medical visas in all bonafide cases pending with us. To a request […]

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Italy arrests seven in migrant-smuggling ring

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

ROME (AFP): Italian police said Thursday that they had arrested seven people while breaking up a ring of smugglers who were ferrying migrants from Greece and Albania to Italy. A criminal gang, with a known history of smuggling black-market cigarettes in the southern port city of Brindisi, was using its network to ferry over the […]

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Diwali Festival: Explosion in firework factory kills seven

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk NEW DELHI: At least seven workers were killed and nine others were injured in illegal firecracker factory in eastern India just before the Thursday’s Diwali festival.   Firework sale were on the peak in India during the Diwali festival of Hindu but the government trying to stop or restrict the sale of firework as […]

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Jashua Boyle contacts FP

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Jalil Afridi WASHINGTON DC: Recently recovered abductee, Jashua Boyle contacted The Frontier Post yesterday and shared brief details of his release. The Frontier Post will be publishing his detail interview in coming days. Jashua said that he became Muslim in 2008 and right before his release by Pakistan army, when was still in the custody […]

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Pakistan

PPP rejects VIP accountability of Sharif family: Zardari

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: President Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarian (PPPP) Asif Ali Zardari has said that ex-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family are going through VIP accountability where they appearance before the NAB court with the security of 3000 police officials and a caravan of 40 vehicles. In a statement issued here on Friday, Asif […]

Shehbaz, Chaudhry Nisar review country’s political situation

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif met with former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar on Friday. Shehbaz Sharif met with Nisar at his residence, sources revealed, adding that the two leaders exchange views of country’s political situation as well as issues pertaining to the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N). Sources informed Geo News that CM […]

Commitment to fight terrorists down absolutely clear: Air Chief

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: “Our commitment to fight the terrorists down to the last man is absolutely clear”, said the Air Chief, while addressing the concluding session of International Seminar on Air Power (ISAP) at Air Headquarters, Islamabad Friday. Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force was the chief guest […]

PM Included K-4 Water Project in Karachi uplift package: Sattar

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

F.P. Report KARACHI: The head of MQM Pakistan fiction Farooq Sattar claimed Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has included the K-4 project for supply of additional water to Karachi in Karachi development package. Addressing press conference at Buhadarbad central office, MQM head said that PM Abbasi has assured him, during meeting held a day ago, […]

Sheikh Rasheed’s desire not N-league’s fate: Saad Rafique

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

LAHORE (NNI): In response to Sheikh Rasheed’s speech outside Laal Haveli, Khawaja Saad Rafique has said on Friday that N-league’s future is not at the mercy of the desires of people like Sheikh Rasheed. Instead of being in chaos, N-league is united than ever under the leadership of Nawaz Sharif. He remarked that next general […]

2018 elections important for political parties: Zubair

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair has said that 2018 elections are very important for all the political parties. The political parties should have to clear themselves from the legal process before going to public for vote, he said while talking to a private news channel. The Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N), had given […]

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Afghanistan

Suicide bomber kills at least 30 at mosque in Kabul

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

KABUL (AFP): A gunman opened fire on worshippers in a Shia mosque in Kabul before he detonated explosives on Friday, police said, in the latest attack to hit the Afghan capital. “A suicide bomber entered the mosque in Police District 13 of Kabul city. The attacker opened fire on worshippers,” Kabul Crime Branch chief Gen […]

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Recent clashes between IS, Taliban displace hundreds of families in Khugiyani

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk JALALABAD: Hundreds of families left their houses in Khugiyani area because of the ongoing clashes between the Islamic State (IS) and Taliban which forced them to take shelter in other areas. As per the local media outlet the IS fighters were on the advance and recently attacked the security check-posts in Waziro Tangi […]

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President Ghani vows to defeat terrorists in Afghanistan

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk KABUL: President of Afghanistan, Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has said that the terrorists and armed groups have no option other than elimination or surrender before the security forces. Ghani said this while issuing statement from President House on the recent wave of terrorism. Ghani added that terrorists trying to target our security forces and […]

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Six Taliban fighters killed in AAF Airstrikes

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk KUNDUZ: As many as six Taliban fighters were killed in an airstrike conducted by Afghan Air Force (AAF) in Kunduz province. A spokesman for 209 Shaheen Military Corps, Nasratullah Jamshidi told local media outlet that Afghan Air Force conducted airstrike against the Taliban fighters in Imam Sahib District of Kunduz province and adding that […]

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At least 43 ANA soldiers killed in Taliban attack

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk KANDAHAR: As many as 43 solder of Afghan National Army (ANA) were killed and nine other were injured in a Taliban suicide attack on the army base camp in Maiwand district in Kandahar province. Security officials told that as many as 43 soldiers of ANA were killed and nine others were injured when […]

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Paktia blasts: Death Toll Rises To 41

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Monitoring Desk GARDEZ: At least 41 people including 21 security force members and 20 civilians were killed and 158 people were injured in twin blasts and Taliban attack on police training center in Gardez city of Paktia The deputy Interior Minister, Gen. Murad Ali Murad confirmed that 41 people were killed and 158 were injured […]

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Business

SBP deputy sees improvement in security, economic conditions

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Naimat Khan KARACHI: Deputy Governor State Bank of Pakistan Mr. Jameel Ahmad while appreciating the reviving economic activities in the country has lauded the impact of improved security conditions attributed much to the operation Zarb-e-Azb, and the on-going operation Radd-ul-Fasaad. “A marked turnaround in retail sales has been observed in metropolises, with positive readings in […]

Increase in import duty may hurt Pak-Afghan trade

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

F.P Report ISLAMABAD: Federal government has doubled the regulatory duty on the import of fresh and dry fruits products from Afghanistan. It was reported that the import of fruits and edible items has been temporarily stopped from Afghanistan because of imposition of 50% regularity duty and it will definitely affect the rising trade deficit of the […]

‘Honda Heritage Centre’ inaugurated

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

F.P. Report LAHORE: Honda Atlas Cars (Pakistan) Limited has added a new facility – ‘Honda Heritage Centre’ – at its factory premises, Manga Mandi, Lahore. This facility was inaugurated by Mr. Toichi Ishiyama, President & CEO of the Company. Mr. Maqsood Rehmani, VP HR & Admin, Mr. Kenichi Matsuo, VP Production and other senior officials […]

World Bank assures its full support for economic reforms

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: The World Bank assured its support for the economic reforms of reforms after a Pakistani delegation meet with them on Monday at Washington DC. The team from Pakistan including Secretary of Government of Pakistan’s Finance Division Shahid Mahmood, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Governor Tariq Bajwa, and Secretary of Government of Pakistan’s […]

Microsoft Pakistan collaborates with UNDP

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

LAHORE (PPI): Microsoft Pakistan, a global leader in technology and innovation, has recently signed an MOU in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The primary objective of this partnership is to complement each other’s efforts to benefit the youth of Pakistan as well as the broader community. Microsoft has a comprehensive philanthropy programme […]

Oil prices rises due to expected US sanctions on Tehran

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

Monitoring Desk SINGAPORE: Oil prices in international markets increases because of expected U.S. sanctions against Iran, conflict in Iraq and an explosion at a U.S. oil rig and reduced exploration activity supported prices there and these are the main reason behind the increase of oil prices in International market. Traders told the concerns over the increase […]

Sports

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in fourth ODI

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

SHARJAH (Monitoring Desk): If the purpose of a series is to find out which of two teams is the superior one, then this ODI felt nothing more than a rhetorical question. To have to play it at all was the equivalent of insisting upon an answer to the aforementioned rhetorical question. The problem with that […]

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Hasan Ali moved up to top of ICC ODI rankings

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

LAHORE (APP): South Africa batsman AB de Villiers has once again grabbed the top position in the ICC ODI players rankings while Pakistan’s Hasan Ali has emerged as a new number one among bowlers in the latest ranking updates carried out on Friday. An astonishing knock of 176 by de Villiers in the second ODI […]

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Pakistan to face Sri Lanka in fourth ODI today

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

F.P. Report SHARJAH: Pakistan is looking to extend their winning streak as they have to face the discouraged Sri Lanka in the fourth ODI at Sharjah today. Pakistan has already won the series with a 3-0 and it was their seventh consecutive win ODI after defeating Sri Lanka in the second match of the five […]

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Hafeez again reported for suspect bowling action

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

KARACHI (Monitoring Desk): Pakistan’s off-spinner Mohammad Hafeez has been reported for a suspect bowling action during the third One-Day International against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday, the ICC announced on Thursday. According to the spokesman of ICC, the match officials’ report, which was handed over to the Pakistan team management, cited concerns about […]

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Pakistan, South Korea play 1-1 draw in Asia Hockey

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

DHAKA (APP): Pakistan and South Korea played out an entertaining 1-1 draw in their second match of the Super 4s stage in the Hero Asia Cup on Thursday at the Maulana Bhashani National Stadium in Dhaka. Pakistan were given an early lead by Ajaz Ahmad (15′) but Korea’s Namyong Lee (48′) ensured they equalised. The […]

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Imam becomes only second Pakistani to score century on debut

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk PESHAWAR: Pakistan debutant, Imam-ul-Haq in the third match against Sri Lanka scored a century and becomes the second Pakistani to score a century in the first match of the career. Imam-ul-Haq got the chance in the team as a replacement of out of form Ahmad Shahzad and scored the century in his first […]

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Fashion

Hema Malini calls Deepika Today’s Dream Girl

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Bollywood’s Dream Girl Hema Malini has said that today’s Dream Girl is Deepika Padukone and passed on her title to Deepika. This she said while talking to media persons at the launch of her biography. The biography of Hema Malini was launched in Mumbai on her 69th birthday and it was launched […]

Shah Rukh, Deepkia to share screen in Anand Raj next movie

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: King Khan of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone will share the screen in the upcoming Anand L Raj movie. Deepika confirmed this while giving interview to news channel on Thursday. She added that Shah Rukh call me and told me that they wanted to do something special and it happened […]

All is not well in Shweta Tiwari, Abhinav married life

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Indian Film and TV actress, Shweta Tiwari and her husband Abhinav Kohli decided to end their marriage as both are having opinion clashes about their careers. As per the local media reports, a friend of the couple told that they are having opinion clashes their careers as Shweta Tiwari is a successful actress […]

Sonam rejects catfight rumors

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

F.P. Report MUMBAI: Sonam Kapoor rejected all the rumors regarding her catfight with the Kareena Kapoor on the set of Veere Di Wedding. A local India media outlet reported that ugly fights started among the members and cases of the film, especially among the leading lady Kareena Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor. Sonam, whose sister Rhea […]

Manto to be release in mid 2018: Nandita Das

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Nandita Das, actor and film maker who has completed the shoot of her upcoming directorial Manto on the life of celebrated Pakistani writer Saadat Hasan Manto, has announced that the film will be presented in theatres. She said this while talking to media persons at Jio Mami 19th Mumbai Film Festival on Sunday. She […]

Dangal girl Fatima Sana Shaikh looks stunning in “Thugs of Hindustan”

By The Frontier Post | October 15, 2017

Monitoring Desk MUMBAI: Fatima Sana Sheikh has switched on her diva avatar and all set to give tough competition to the young actors of Bollywood. Fatima shared some of his pictures on social media sites of her upcoming movie “Thugs of Hindustan” in which star like Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachan and Katrina Kaif  and she […]

Peshawar

HMC Administration fails to identify officials in fake doctor case

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Wisal Yousafzai PESHAWAR: Hayatabad Medical Complex Peshawar Administration has completed inquiry report against the fake doctor and decides to check the record of doctors and the entire staff of the hospital but no one were made responsible for such a huge crime to play with the lives of innocent people in the hospital. After the […]

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PPP questions MML canvass in NA-04, asks ECP for action

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Farid Shinwari PESHAWAR: Raising legal questions over electioneering by unregistered Milli Muslim League (MML), the Pakistan Peoples Party asked Election Commission of Pakistan to take stringent action against the party, backed by banned terrorist outfits, for distributing money among voters a head of by-polls in NA-04 Peshawar. It is worth mentioning here that ECP had […]

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Health Minister asked to take notice of mismanagement at NKB hospital

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

F.P Report PESHAWAR: Residents of Peshawar City and Kohat road area has asked Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Health Shahram Khan Tarakai to take notice of the mismanagement and lack of relevant staff in Nasirullah Khan Babar hospital (City hospital Kohat road). The residents of the area told media persons that their patient were mistreated in […]

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CM Khattak inaugurates Bus Rapid Transit project in Peshawar

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak on Thursday inaugurated Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project, which will be completed over the next six months. The chief minister performed the groundbreaking of the project, which he said would facilitate 400,000 passengers daily. Addressing the ceremony on the occasion, he said the Asian Development Bank […]

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Dengue fever claims two more lives, toll in KP mounts to 58

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The dengue fever claimed two more lives on Thursday, taking the overall death toll to 58 as the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) provincial government and its health departments failed to put up a coordinated response to the expanding epidemic. According to Dengue Response Unit (DRU) Aafia Bibi, under treatment at Kuwait Teaching Hospital […]

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Adventure tourism gala at Khanpur Lake on Nov 4

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

F.P. Report PESHAWAR: The Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (TCKP) is going to organize a unique water sports and adventure tourism gala for the youth with an aim to provide them an opportunity of entertainment and engage them in healthy activities. Titled as “Beat the Waves”, the spectacular water sports and adventure tourism events will be […]

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Home Districts

Opp leader concerns over poor law and order situation

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Shafiuddin Shafqi KARAK: Opposition leader in district council Karak, Maulana Mirzaqeem has expressed grave concerns over the law and order situation of the district and claimed that the traders were ready to leave their business due to insecurity. This he said while talking to media persons here on Thursday at Karak and added that after […]

DEO inaugurates annual district schools tournament

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Ghulam Mursalin Marwat LAKKI MARWAT: District Education Officer (DEO) Abdus Salam inaugurated annual district high and higher secondary schools tournament on Thursday. The sports tournament opening ceremony was held in Government High School Ghaznikhel where ADO Sports Nisar Muhammad, tournament’s general secretary Khalid Wahab, heads of schools, teachers and student players were also present. The […]

Breastfeeding safeguards babies from malnutrition

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Rafiullah Mandokhail ZHOB: “Malnutrition among children is one of the biggest problems as 16.1 percent children are suffering from the disease. The stunting rate among children increased to 52 percent due to malnutrition. We have entered the emergency phase with 88 percent of breastfeeding failure.” This was revealed by Nutrition Officer BNPMC Alamgir Mandokhail, while […]

Speakers call on government to boost disaster management bodies

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

Ghulam Mursalin Marwat LAKKI MARWAT: Speakers at a speech competition on disaster management have called upon the government to strengthen disaster management bodies in the country and provide them with sufficient resources to enable them to carry out rescue, relief and rehabilitation activities effectively during natural and manmade disasters. The competition was organized by district […]

President announces Rs5m for BINOR

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

Jamal Qamar BANNU: President Mamnoon Hussain here on Wednesday announced Rs 5 million for Bannu Institute of Nuclear Medicine Oncology and Radiotherapy (BINOR) in order to provide best medical treatment facilities to poor patients of southern districts of Khyber Pakthunkhwa. The amount would be spent on treatment of poor patients besides improving infrastructure in the […]

Imran’s visit to state university criticized

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

F.P. Report TIMERGARA: The Awami National Party central spokesman and former senator Zahid Khan on Wednesday condemned the visit of Pakistan Tehrek Insaf chief Imran Khan to the University of Malakand and termed it a political interference in educational institutions. Talking to The Frontier Post on phone he said the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa colleges’ teachers had […]

Article

Women in the Middle East and why #MeToo matters

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Nadine Sayegh The #MeToo campaign following the wave of allegations against Harvey Weinstein resonates with women globally. “If all the women who have been sexually harassed or assaulted wrote ‘Me Too’ as a status, we might give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem,” may be something you have come across on your […]

The ones who walk away: The neglect of child refugees in Europe

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

Farhan Mujahid Chak European nations are setting a new benchmark for neglect in the face of the worst hum-anitarian crisis of our time. “With a clamor of bells that set the swallows soaring, the Festival of Summer came to the city” – the fabled city of Omelas. It was a marvelous city, the ornament of […]

Trump’s UNESCO and Iran decision

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

Abdullah Muradoglu Donald Trump has announced that the US would unilaterally withdraw from the Iranian nuclear deal if Congress did not find a way out within 60 days. The US has also withdrawn from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on the grounds that it acts prejudiced against Israel. Trump withdrew the […]

State apathy offers chances to Gladiators re-arrival into the tribal belt

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

Muhammad Shoaib The war on terror, against, the so called Al-Qaeda leadership started by Imperial powers in Afghanistan, after the 9/11 incident. Unfortunately, the war also joined by Pakistan that greatly destroyed our peace and progress. Slowly and gradually, the whole intensity of this alien conflict shifted into Tribal Areas. It became an epicenter of […]

Hawks vs culture vultures: Why the US is pulling out of UNESCO

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

Neil Clark The US decision to withdraw from UNESCO, the UN’s educational, scientific, and cultural agency, is a further example of the contempt the world’s superpower has for the idea of the equality of nations – the principle on which the UN was founded. In what’s been quite a year for the US pulling out […]

JFK, CIA, Mafia and Castro – Trump can finally allow the truth to emerge from the shadows

By The Frontier Post | October 15, 2017

John Lee Top secret files are due to be declassified this month in a move that could bring closure to one of the most traumatic events in US history – the assassination of President John F Kennedy. A law was signed by former President George H.W. Bush in 1992 mandating the release of all documents […]

Editorial

HEC gimmicks

By The Frontier Post | October 20, 2017

Chairman Higher Education Commission, Dr Mukhtar Ahmad while discussing the research and academic activities with the faculty of Women University Swat, urged result oriented research in higher education institutions. There is no denying the fact that universities should work as the centers of quality research and imparting contemporary knowledge to the students. HEC acts like […]

Quetta terror attack

By The Frontier Post | October 19, 2017

At least seven policemen were killed and 22 injured in an explosion in the Sariab Mill area of Quetta. A road side bomb exploded and hit a vehicle carrying 35 police personals on Quetta Sibi road. Baluchistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti confirmed that six policemen had lost their lives and 22 others injured. He said […]

US drone attack

By The Frontier Post | October 18, 2017

At least five people were killed in a drone attack which took place in Kurram Agency, yesterday evening. The strike targeted a house in remote Ghuz Ghari village close to Pak Afghan border. Five bodies were recovered from the rubble which included a militant commander Abu Bakar Umar. The political administration has confirmed that the […]

Conflicting numbers

By The Frontier Post | October 17, 2017

There is glaring disagreement between the ministry of finance and World Bank (WB) over the debt repayment obligation for the financial year 2017-18. In a recent report the WP has estimated Pakistan’s external repayment obligation at $ 31 billion which raised the public concern that the country may have not enough resources to meet these […]

Fundamentals of democracy

By The Frontier Post | October 16, 2017

Addressing the inauguration ceremony of Pakistan first coal, clinker terminal at Port Qasim, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said democracy is sine qua non for the progress and prosperity of the country and its people. He credited the people for their decision in favor of democratic system and noted that continuity of the system would […]

Cliché of democracy!

By The Frontier Post | October 15, 2017

PML (N) leadership often make tall claims of democracy and strengthening the democratic institutions but in practice their attitude is all along against the democratic norms and rule of law. It is the submission to the rule of law that provides conducive environment for the stability of the democracy in a country. Accepting the verdicts […]

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